Ingram, Stanton lead NCCU past FAMU; Lady Eagles fall again

Jan. 12, 2013 @ 09:56 PM

Jeremy Ingram and Stanton Kidd combined for 47 points and 12 of N.C. Central’s 35 rebounds Saturday as the visiting Eagles dominated Florida A&M 85-62.
The win was the third straight for NCCU.
The Eagles (9-7, 2-0 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) are the MEAC’s only program with an overall winning record. NCCU is second in the league, one-half game back of MEAC leader Norfolk State which improved to 3-0 Saturday. Norfolk State is 8-10 overall, the next best record in the MEAC.
Florida A&M dropped to 4-12, 1-1 MEAC with the loss.
The Eagles took control early and pushed the lead into double figures for good on Emanuel Chapman’s 3-pointer at the 9:45 mark to make it 23-11.
Leading 43-32 at the break, N.C. Central opened the second half with a 17-2 spurt.
Florida A&M, which shot 40 percent (22 of 55), had five players in double figures. Jamari Bradshaw, Trey Kellum and Reggie Lewis scored 12 apiece while Jamie Adams and Muham Abdul-Aleem added 10 points each in the Rattlers’ sixth straight loss.
Ingram and Kidd were on fire for NCCU. Each played 35 minutes. Ingram shot 9 of 13 from the floor and 5-6 from the line while Kidd hit on 10 of 15 from the floor and did not shoot a free throw.
As a team, NCCU shot .571 from the floor and .632 from the line, including 9 of 18 on 3-pointers. The Eagles outrebounded the Rattlers 35-30 and forced A&M into 18 turnovers, while only committing 15. Ingram had three of the Eagles’ 13 steals and 19 assists on the day. Chapman, Ray Willis and Drimir Ferguson each had four assists for the Eagles and Karamo Jawara had three.
Willis joined Kidd and Ingram in double figures with 12 points.

N.C. CENTRAL 85, FLORIDA A&M 62

N.C. CENTRAL   MP   FG-A   FT-A   O-R   A   F   PT
Jay Copeland Jr   16   3-4   0-2   4-8   0   2   6
Stanton Kidd   35   10-15   0-0   3-6   1   0   21
Jeremy Ingram   35   9-13   5-6   1-6   3   3   26
Emanuel Chapman   27   2-7   2-3   0-5   4   1   8
Ray Willis   30   5-9   0-0   0-2   4   2   12
Drimir Ferguson   13   0-1   2-2   0-0   4   1   2
Nathaniel Sims   1   1-1   0-0   1-1   0   0   2
Antonin Galaya   9   1-3   2-2   0-0   0   0   5
DavRon Williams   1   0-0   0-0   0-0   0   0   0
Karamo Jawara   22   1-3   1-4   0-3   3   4   3
Alfonzo Houston   11   0-0   0-0   0-1   0   1   0
Totals   200   32-56   12-19   9-35   19   14   85

Percentages: FG .571, FT .632. 3-Point Goals: 9-18, .500 (Ingram 3-6, Willis 2-2, Chapman 2-4, Kidd 1-2, Galaya 1-3, Jawara 0-1). Team Rebounds: 3. Blocked Shots: 3 (Willis, Kidd, Ingram). Turnovers: 15 (Willis 3, Ingram 2, Kidd 2, Jawara 2, Ferguson 2, Copeland, Jr. 2, Chapman 2). Steals: 13 (Ingram 3, Willis 2, Chapman 2, Jawara 2, Kidd, Ferguson, Galaya, Copeland, Jr.). Technical Fouls: None.

FLORIDA A&M   MP   FG-A   FT-A   O-R   A   F   PT
Markee Teal   18   1-1   0-0   1-1   0   4   2
Jamari Bradshaw   26   4-11   2-4   2-4   0   3   12
Trey Kellum   32   5-9   2-2   5-5   1   3   12
Jamie Adams   22   3-7   1-2   0-1   2   5   10
Reggie Lewis   32   3-10   3-4   1-2   5   1   12
D’Andre Bullard   12   0-2   2-2   0-1   0   1   2
Muhammad Abdul-Aleem   31   5-13   0-2   0-8   1   1   10
Walter Davis   21   1-1   0-0   0-1   2   0   2
Onyekachukwu Odi   6   0-1   0-0   0-3   0   1   0
Totals   200   22-55   10-16   11-30   11   19   62

Percentages: FG .400, FT .625. 3-Point Goals: 8-22, .364 (Adams 3-5, Lewis 3-6, Bradshaw 2-7, Abdul-Aleem 0-4). Team Rebounds: 4. Blocked Shots: 1 (Kellum). Turnovers: 18 (Adams 6, Abdul-Aleem 5, Bradshaw 3, Teal 2, Lewis, Bullard). Steals: 7 (Abdul-Aleem 3, Bradshaw 2, Davis, Bullard). Technical Fouls: None.

N.C. Central   43   42—85
Florida A&M   32   30—62

A—825. Officials—Gerald Morrow, Joe Mazella, Al Washington.

 

NCCU WOMEN

Florida A&M 52, NCCU 35

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Freshman Tisha Dixon collected a season-high 18 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough as the winless NCCU women fell to Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference foe Florida A&M 52-35 Saturday.
Dixon’s 18 rebounds were the most by any Lady Eagle since NCCU hall of famer Cassie King grabbed 19 rebounds on Feb. 7, 2004.
Sophomore Montreshia Perry also added eight points coming off the NCCU (0-15, 0-2 MEAC) bench shooting 2-for-5 from the 3 point line, while freshmen Aja Hoyle scored seven points and stole five FAMU possessions and Amber Neely scored six points and dished out five of NCCU’s six assists.
FAMU (5-10, 2-0 MEAC) was led offensively by Jasmine Grice (13 points, four assists, eight steals) and on the boards by Jamie Forman (12 rebounds, two blocked shots).

Florida A&M 52, N.C. Central 35
NCCU — Perry 3-8 0-0 8, Dixon 1-6 6-11 8; Hoyle 3-10 1-3 7, A. Neely 1-4 4-6 6, Gary 2-7 0-0 4, T. Neely 1-5 0-0 2, Blount 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 11-41 11-20 35.
FLORIDA A&M — Grice 6-11 0-0 13, J. Forman 5-6 1-2 11, Sparkman 4-11 0-0 9, Collie 4-10 1-2 9, Liriano 3-9 0-0 8, K. Forman 1-2 0-0 2, Watson 0-1 0-0 0, Marcellus 0-0 0-0 0, Caise 0-0 0-0 0, Blue 0-0 0-0 0, Lacy 0-2 0-0 0, Martin 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 23-53 2-4 52.
N.C. Central  20  15—35
Florida A&M  33  19—52

3-Point Goals—NCCU 2-8 (Perry 2-5, A. Neely 0-1, T. Neely 0-2), FAMU 4-16 (Liriano 2-4, Sparkman1-7, Grice 1-4, Lacy 0-1). Rebounds—NCCU 32 (Dixon 18), FAMU 35 (J. Forman 12). Assists—NCCU 6 (A. Neely 5), FAMU 14 (Grice 4). Total fouls—NCCU 7, FAMU 18. Fouled out—None. Technical fouls—None. A—459.
Records—NCCU 0-15, 0-2 MEAC; Florida A&M 5-10, 2-0 MEAC.